Job title: Peace and social cohesion Project Coordinator  

Number of Jobs: 1

Duty stations : Mosul with frequency traveling to Erbil

Project ref: Responding to implement social cohesion and peace building activities that implement by LPCs in Nineveh Governorate, Iraq

Period of implementation: 16 Months

Deadline: from 30th august  2019 to  5th September 2019

  • Programs: He/she ensures proper assessment, implementation and monitoring of peace and social cohesion program(s) falling under his/her responsibility, while observing International and MI standards.
  • Capacity-building: He/She supervises the LPCs (Local Peace committees in Nineveh) falling under his/her responsibility. He/She is in charge of arranging the training and appropriate support for staff.
  • Reporting: He/she will responsible to submitting weekly and monthly reports to the supervisor and MI in time.
  • Logistics and Administration: He/She ensures compliance of activities falling under his/her responsibility with logistical and administrative procedures.
  • Staff welfare: He / She ensures the implementation of the staff welfare program that is led by the LPCs in Nineveh
  • Human Resources: He / She supports the LPC teams, provides support to Program manager for recruiting technical staff and facilitates technical training activities on the basis of identified needs with collaboration of MI
  • Representation: He / She represent the association with partners, authorities and local actors involved in the implementation of LPC programs and coordination clusters.
  • Safety: He / She contributes to efforts aimed at ensuring compliance with safety rules at the site, and transmits all information relating to safety concerns to his/her immediate supervisor
  • Strategy:He / She contributes to the development of new interventions on the basis of identified needs, by carrying out assessments, and inputting into concept notes and proposals

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

Education / Training

  1. Required
    • Proven project management experience
    • Proven experiences in peace and social cohesion
  2. Desirable
    • Advanced university degree in social cohesion and peace building
    • Experience in LPCs training,
    • training in capacity building


  • At least two years of professional experience in the support of vulnerable people or in the humanitarian field, preferably in the field of MHPSS.
  1. Desirable
    • Experience with an NGO
    • Experience in Project Management

Knowledge and Skills

  1. Required
    • Willing to visit the team in the field in unstable environments
    • Able to maintain confidentiality at all times, especially regarding staff welfare programming
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Able to exercise sound judgement and make decisions independently
    • Knowledge of social cohesion situation
    • Microsoft Office skills: PowerPoint, Excel, and word.
  2. Desirable
    • Knowledge of local areas and community structures
    • Experience in the design of LPCS intervention



  1. Required
    • English
    • Arabic


  • For Operational reasons must have the ability/authorisation to freely travel between Erbil and Neinawa (70 % of His/her time).  

Required Personal Characteristics (fitting into team, suitability for the job and assignment/mission)

  • Experience in a similar position, or related experience
  • A good level of self-awareness and ability to identify stressors and provide self-care
  • Prioritisation of staff wellbeing
  • A good level of reactivity, anticipation, and organisation
  • An interactive and proactive approach, with good leadership and mentoring skills
  • A decision-maker and team player
  • Solid technical skills in supervision, training and evaluation
  • Sense of diplomacy and openness of spirit
  • Analytical skills
  • Organization and manage priorities

Status of Job: 

Employed with temporary-Term Contract.

How To Apply

Interested candidates should submit their CVs with the cover letter to (عنوان البريد الإلكتروني هذا محمي من روبوتات السبام. يجب عليك تفعيل الجافاسكربت لرؤيته.).